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2010 New York Restaurant week (July 12-25)

is Here.

2010 Free Midsummer Night Swing Dance Party

is Here.

Tuesday, June 29 at 6:30 PM
Battle of the Bands: George Gee Orchestra vs. The Bill Elliott Swing Orchestra
Big Band Swing

Wednesday, June 30 at 6:30 PM
narcotango
Tango Electronico

Thursday, July 1 at 6:30 PM
The Time Jumpers
Western Swing

Friday, July 2 at 7:30 PM
Orchestre Septentrional d’Haiti
Compas

Saturday, July 3 at 6:30 PM
La-33
Salsa Colombiana

Tuesday, July 6 at 6:30 PM
New Orleans Moonshiners
New Orleans Jazz, Swing

Wednesday, July 7 at 6:30 PM
JC Hopkins Biggish Band with special guests Joey Arias, Justin Bond, and Lea DeLaria
Big Band Swing

Thursday, July 8 at 6:30 PM
DJ Rekha (of Basement Bhangra) with special guest Red Baraat
Bhangra

Friday, July 9 at 6:30 PM
Tony Swing
Merengue

Saturday, July 10 at 6:30
Wycliffe Gordon Sextet
Swing, Jazz

Monday, July 12 at 6:30
Femi Kuti & Positive Force
Afrobeat, Afro House

Wednesday, July 14 at 6:30
Catherine Russell and Cat & the Hounds Swing Band
Jazz, Small Band Swing, Blues

Thursday, July 15 at 6:30
Losers Lounge: “Ladies Night”
Disco

Friday, July 16 at 6:30
La Excelencia
Salsa Dura

Saturday, July 17 from 3:00-5:30PM
Kids’ Day! at Midsummer Night Swing
Ballroom, Tango, Swing for kids

Saturday, July 17 at 6:30PM
Harlem Renaissance Orchestra with special guest Frank Wess: “A Tribute to Illinois Jacquet”
Big Band Swing

Saturday, July 18 at 6:30 PM
New Swing Sextet
Salsa Boogaloo

2010 Free Moondance Dance Festival

is Here.

Pier 54 at W. 14th St.


Sundays

Free dance lessons begin at 6:30pm courtesy of Dance Manhattan. Live bands go on at 7pm.

July 11 - David Berger Jazz Orchestra
July 18 - Los Hermanos Colon
July 25 - Nu D'Lux
August 1 - Hector DelCurto's Eternal Tango Orchestra
August 8 - George Gee Swing Orchestra

Whether you’ve been dancing for years or want to learn how to boogie like a pro, Hudson River
Park’s MoonDance is your chance to strut your stuff under the stars! Free lessons from Dance
Manhattan begin the evening before New York City’s favorite dance bands perform. MoonDance
takes place Sunday evenings on Hudson River Park‘s Pier 54 - no experience necessary.
Featured styles include swing, tango and salsa.




Subway
A,C,E,L at W.14th St..

Bus
M14, M11

Nearest restrooms: Portalets provided during events

2010 Free Brooklyn Proscpect Park Bandshell concert list

is HERE.

2010 Free New York Philharmonic in the Parks

is Here.

Concerts in the Parks - Great Lawn in Central Park, Manhattan
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 8 PM
Program:
New York Philharmonic
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
• Tchaikovsky - Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
• Bernstein - Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
• Ravel - Boléro
• Intermission
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
Long Yu, conductor
Lang Lang, piano
Ying Huang, soprano
Changyong Liao, baritone
• Wagner - Overture to Tannhäuser
• Rossini - Largo al factotum della città from The Barber of Seville
• Gounod - "Je veux vivre" from Romeo and Juliet
• Mozart - "La ci darem la mano" from Don Giovanni
• Jin Fizai - Go and See the World
• Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue

Concerts in the Parks - Great Lawn in Central Park, Manhattan
Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 8 PM
Program:

New York Philharmonic
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Branford Marsalis, saxophone*
• Liadov - Baba-Yaga
• Glazunov - Concerto for Alto Saxophone
• Schulhoff/Bennett - Hot-Sonate for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra
• Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet (selections)
Directions: Westside entrances: West 81st or 86th Streets at Central Park West; Eastside entrances: East 79th or 85th Streets at Fifth Avenue
Concerts in the Parks - Cunningham Park, Queens
Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 8 PM

New York Philharmonic
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
• Tchaikovsky - Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
• Bernstein - Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
• Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet (selections)
Directions: Enter at 193rd Street, near 81st Avenue or Union Turnpike. Concert site is at 193rd Street Field
Concerts in the Parks - Prospect Park, Brooklyn
Friday, July 16, 2010 at 8 PM

New York Philharmonic
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
• Tchaikovsky - Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
• Bernstein - Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
• Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet (selections)
Directions: Enter at Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park West at 9th Street or Bartel-Pritchard Circle at the intersection of Prospect Park West, Prospect Park Southwest and 15th Street.
Free Summer Concerts - CUNY Center for the Arts, Staten Island
2800 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island
Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 8 PM
New York Philharmonic Brass and Percussion Ensemble
Daniel Boico, conductor
Program to be announced

Free Summer Concerts - Hostos Center for the Arts and Culture, Bronx
Hostos Community College, CUNY
450 Grand Concourse, Bronx
Monday, July 19, 2010 at 7:30 PM
New York Philharmonic Brass and Percussion Ensemble
Daniel Boico, conductor
Program to be announced

All outdoor concerts will be followed by fireworks. For more help planning to attend the Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, see our Philharmonic in the Park Guide.

2010 Free Central Park Summer Stage concert list

is HERE.

2010 Free Toyota Concert Series

is Here.

Friday, July 2- Maroon 5 (Plaza)
Friday, July 9 - Lady Gaga (Plaza)
Friday, July 16 - Enrique Iglesias (Plaza)
Friday, July 23 - John Mayer (Plaza)
Friday, July 30 - Carrie Underwood (Plaza)
Friday, August 6 - Train (Plaza)
Friday, August 13 - Ke$ha (Plaza)
Friday, August 20 - Keith Urban (Plaza)
Friday, August 27 - Katy Perry (Plaza)


Directions
45 Rockefeller Plaza is located between East 49th and East 50th Streets, just west of Fifth Avenue. You may also enter the building at 630 Fifth Avenue, between East 49th and East 50th Streets.
By subway, take the 6 train to 50th Street, exit at the rear of the station and walk 3 blocks west to Fifth Avenue.

2010 Free Shakespeare in the Park

is Here.

June 9 - August 1
Performed in repertory for 8 continuous weeks

THE WINTER'S TALE Directed by Michael Greif
With Gerry Bamman, Francois Battiste, Linda Emond, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Bill Heck, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Byron Jennings, Heather Lind, Hamish Linklater, Jesse L. Martin, Nyambi Nyambi, Matthew Rauch, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Richard Topol, Max Wright

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE Directed by Daniel Sullivan
With Gerry Bamman, Francois Battiste, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Bill Heck, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Byron Jennings, Heather Lind, Hamish Linklater, Jesse L. Martin, Nyambi Nyambi, Al Pacino, Lily Rabe, Matthew Rauch, Richard Topol, Max Wright

For more information about free ticket distribution and much more, visit our new website at www.shakespeareinthepark.org .

2010 Free French Movies in the city

is Here.


The 2010 Films on the Green schedule:

June 11 - Central Park/Cedar Hill (79th St & 5th Ave)
“The Young Girls of Rochefort”

June 18 - Washington Square Park
“8 Women”

June 25 - Washington Square Park
“Same Old Songs”

July 2 - Tompkins Square Park
“A Woman is a Woman”

July 9 - Tompkins Square Park
“Love Songs”

July 16 - Central Park/Cedar Hill
“Tosca: the Movie”

All the screenings are free and will start at sunset, with the parks opening for seating at 8:15 p.m.

2010 Free Rooftop Films

is HERE.

2010 Free Movies with a View: Brooklyn Bridge Park Summer Film Series

is HERE.

Syfy Presents BROOKLYN BRIDGE PARK'S MOVIES WITH A VIEW

Thursday, July 8
Feature Film: Annie Hall (PG) 1977, 93 min
Short: Abbie Cancelled by Dumb Bunny
DJ: Ursula 1000

Thursday, July 15
Feature Film: Monsters vs. Aliens presented in (PG) –2009, 94 min
(no short this night)
DJ: DJ Lupe Loop

Thursday, July 22
Feature Film: The Big Lebowski (R) – 1998, 117 min
Short: Dock Ellis and the LSD No-No by Christopher Isenberg
DJ: Cosmo Baker

Thursday, July 29
Feature Film: Rear Window (PG) – 1954, 112 min
Short: Sketches from Great Gull by Nicholas Laviola
DJ: DJ DRM

Thursday, August 5
Feature Film: Brokeback Mountain (R) – 2005, 134 min
Short: Last Address by Ira Sachs
DJ: Soulstatic

Thursday, August 12
Feature Film: Dreamgirls (PG 13) – 2006, 130 min
Short: S From Hell by Rodney Ascher
DJ: DJ Conquerrah

Thursday, August 19
Feature Film: The Blues Brothers (R) – 1980, 133 min
Short: Mr. Okra by T.G. Herrington
DJ: Soulstatic

Thursday, August 26
Feature Film: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (PG 13) – 1989, 127 min
Short: Jerrycan by Julius Avery
DJ: DJ Emch

Thursday, September 2
Feature Film: Public Vote! Check back at brooklynbridgepark.org for details

2010 Free Movies - Summer on Hudson - movies under the stars

is Here.

2009 Movie Schedule

•Wednesday, July 9: The Age of Innocence
•Wednesday, July 15: Wall Street
•Wednesday, July 22: Dinner at Eight
•Wednesday, July 29: The Out-of-Towners
•Wednesday, August 5: Drums Along the Mohawk
•Wednesday, August 12: Sweet Smell of Success

2010 Free River Flick events

is HERE.

Pier 54 on Wednesdays
&
Pier 46 on Fridays
at dusk
(8-8:30PM)

Enjoy all-time great movies under the stars twice a week! Seating is available and Free Popcorn. Beverages and snacks are for sale.

Free popcorn is being served and beverages are for sale.

Wednesday Movie Series
at Pier 54,
Rated G, PG, R

Wednesday, July 7
The Hangover (R)

Wednesday, July 14
I Love You, Man (R)

Wednesday, July 21
The Proposal (PG13)

Wednesday, July 28
District 9 (R)

Wednesday, August 4
Julie & Julia (PG13)

Wednesday, August 11
Public Enemies (R)

Wednesday, August 18
Star Trek (PG13)



Note: There are no raindates for shows. But you could always call the following number to check and see if a film has be canceled: 212-533-Park

2010 Free HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival Schedule

is Here.

Monday, June 21 – Goldfinger
See Sean Connery as James Bond, classic Bond villains Goldfinger and Oddjob, and the memorably named Ms. Pussy Galore.

Monday, June 28 – Carousel
This movie version of the 1945 Broadway hit shows the dark side of Rodgers and Hammerstein.

Monday, July 5 – The French Connection
Gene Hackman is Popeye Doyle, 1971 New York's toughest, most foul-mouthed narcotics detective.

Monday, July 12 – My Man Godfrey
See William Powell and Carole Lombard in this classic screwball comedy about a society girl and her pet project.

Monday, July 19 – The China Syndrome
This 1979 thriller is about three good guys (Michael Douglas, Jane Fonda, Jack Lemmon) trying to expose a cover-up at a nuclear power plant.

Monday, July 26 – Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Shout along with the movie with the other Monty Python maniacs at a screening of this brilliant film about King Arthur, the Knights Who Say Ni, witches (burn her!), and much more.

Monday, August 2 – Rosemary's Baby
In this creepy Oscar winner, a pregnant Mia Farrow finds that her beautiful new Manhattan apartment comes with some serious downsides (the creepy neighbors are just the beginning).

Monday, August 9 – The Goodbye Girl
Neil Simon's 1977 romantic comedy starts Richard Dreyfuss and Marsha Mason as unlikely New York City roommates.

Monday, August 16 – Twelve Angry Men
This no-frills 1957 courtroom drama is still riveting today -- thanks to fantastic writing and a great performance by Henry Fonda.

Monday, August 23 – Bonnie and Clyde
Faye Dunaway's Bonnie and Warren Beatty's Clyde are two hot bank robbers on a Depression-era crime spree.

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